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Seoul to Start Branding K-Beauty, Announced at Newsis K-Expo 2021

Seoul to Start Branding K-Beauty, Announced at Newsis K-Expo 2021

SEOUL, South Korea, Sept. 16 (Korea Bizwire) — At the ‘City Seoul, Branding K-beauty’ conference of ’2021 NEWSIS K-Expo’, which was broadcast on YouTube from 5 pm KST on 16th of September, overseas panels who participated online and domestic panels who participated offline came up with plans for K-Beauty to grow along with the Korean Wave [...]

Seoul Mayor Says, “We Will Make the Beauty Industry a Strong Growth Engine for Seoul” at Newsis K-Expo 2021

Seoul Mayor Says, “We Will Make the Beauty Industry a Strong Growth Engine for Seoul” at Newsis K-Expo 2021

SEOUL, South Korea, Sept. 16 (Korea Bizwire) — Seoul Mayor Oh Se-hoon said, “We will make the beauty industry a strong growth engine for Seoul. We are establishing specific action plans for nurturing related infrastructures.” Mayor Oh delivered a keynote speech at ‘The NEWSIS K-Expo 2021: Seoul Beauty Industry Branding Conference’, which was broadcast on [...]

Seoul City to Offer Subsidies to Low-income Groups for Pet Medical Treatment

Seoul City to Offer Subsidies to Low-income Groups for Pet Medical Treatment

SEOUL, Sept. 15 (Korea Bizwire) — The Seoul Metropolitan Government said Tuesday that it will start a ‘neighborhood animal hospital’ program that offers medical treatment for pets raised by members of vulnerable groups. The program will help financially vulnerable groups to provide medical treatment for their pet animals, including basic health check-ups, mandatory vaccines and [...]

Seoul Mayor Vows to Combat Inequality, Regulations Under ‘Seoul Vision 2030′

Seoul Mayor Vows to Combat Inequality, Regulations Under ‘Seoul Vision 2030′

SEOUL, Sept. 15 (Korea Bizwire) – Seoul Mayor Oh Se-hoon unveiled a master plan for the capital in the coming decade Wednesday, promising to tackle growing inequality and push regulatory reforms. The Seoul city government will work to close gaps in housing, education, jobs and social welfare, enhance the city’s global competitiveness and create a [...]

Seoul City Rejects Queer Festival Organizer’s Application to Set Up Non-profit Foundation

Seoul City Rejects Queer Festival Organizer’s Application to Set Up Non-profit Foundation

SEOUL, Aug. 26 (Korea Bizwire) – The Seoul city government said Thursday it has rejected an application from a LGBTQ festival organizer to establish a non-profit foundation, citing concerns of social conflict if the request were to be approved. The city government sent a letter Wednesday to the Seoul Queer Culture Festival (SQCF) Organizing Committee [...]